Commercial Flights Out Of Kabul Cancelled

Web DeskWeb Editor

16th Aug, 2021. 10:37 pm
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The airspace in Afghanistan is closed for commercial flights, say airline sources.

Several airline’s nonstop routes from the US to Afghanistan have been diverted so that they do not enter the Afghan airspace.

These flights will avert to Doha or UAE and after refueling fly to Delhi.

Due to airspace closure, Air India had to cancel its Delhi-Kabul-Delhi flight that was supposed to operate on Monday.

This closure will mean all flights between Afghanistan and the world, will have to take longer alternate routes.

Whereas, many other international flights flying between the east and the west will also be under effect.

The war is over in Afghanistan stated the Taliban, after the group took complete control of the presidential palace in Kabul.

Worldwide countries are scrambling to evacuate their citizens from Kabul today.

Whereas, President Ashraf Ghani escaped from the country on Sunday as the Taliban took over the Kabul city, saying he wanted to avoid bloodshed.

Hundreds of videos circulating on social media of Afghan citizens desperate trying to flee the country.

Recently the Kabul airport is flooded with Afghanis trying to flee the country.

Furthermore, the Taliban has detained control of the country in just over a week after the speedy sweep that ended in Kabul as Afghan forces melted away.

 

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